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Who You Are

A freelance business writer to help write content pieces based on 500’s research and investment thesis.

What You Will Be Doing

Produce high-quality articles using data and insights from our existing research. You will also be paired with an existing research team member. The articles will be very fact-based and research-driven. The style – pointed, clear and direct. Read one of the articles here: https://durians.500.co/blog/the-next-wave-of-e-com Experience in writing for business-related publications is necessary.


  • At least 2 years of experience as a business writer or tech journalist
  • Excellent researching skills
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Excellent self-management skills
  • Team player with the ability to collaborate

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